2015 Football
1 Brady Schmidt WR
2 Brad Birchfield WR
2b Jared Henning QB
4 John Vogeler DB
5 Blake Petrich RB
6 Tanner Dufault DB
7 Jordan Hein QB
8 Dexter Taylor Jr. WR
9 Colton Blascyk ILB
10 Greg Button OLB
11 Austin Contreras DB
12 Ryan Shields QB
13 Evan Tompkins DB
14 Nick Mehlum QB
15 Jonathan Albercrombie DB
16 Alex Yanosko QB
17 Blake Holder WR
18 Jordan Johnson OLB
19 Christian Lunde WR
20 Kameel Al-Khouri DB
20b Ryan Toeller WR
21 Gena Adams RB
22 Tahi Nomane RB
23 Rufus Saylee DB
24 Trevor Wettlaufer ILB
25 Lowell Laudert RB
26 Jake Libal DB/WR
27 Damon Benham DB
28 Isaac Aanerud K/P
29 Ter'ra Potter CB
30 Brooks Carroll WR
31 Tony Peterson RB
32 Jeff Harris DE
34 Anthony Valentine OLB
35 Charlie Nihart RB
36 Gunner Olszewski CB
37 Michael Junker DB/WR
38 Brady Tesdahl TE/LB
39 Jamison Evans OLB
40 Cole Schmitz LB
41 Shane Wakefield WR
42 Josh Tismer LB
43 James Shadiow OLB
44 Niko Daniello ILB/LS
45 Trysten Ross ILB
46 Brock Scheving ILB
47 Andrew Kimball DB
48 Matt Gross DB/RB
48b Travis Hooper RB/DB
49 Jakob Ettestad RB
50 Matthew Summers LB
51 Alex Johnson OL
52 Brad Kusper DL
53 Nick Christopherson OL
54 Matt Wang OL
55 Dylan Ellingson DL/LB
56 Grant Bushinski OLB
57 Andrew Schuler-Jones ILB
58 Devell Miller LB/DB
59 Alex Burgess DL
61 Adrian Pink P/K/LS
62 Joseph Woods OL/DL
63 Jake Krause OL
64 Brady Beier OL
65 Brady Youngberg OL/DL
66 Benjamin Johnson OL
68 Wyatt Russek OL
69 Nick Moore OL
70 Charlie Duckstad OL
71 Chris Ostby DL
72 Adam Shavlick OL
74 Zach Sinnen OL/DL
75 Brandon Schindler OL
76 Joshua Nelson OL
77 Matthew Valentine OL
78 Jesse Hein OL
79 Colton Tretsven OL
80 Vince Dinkel WR
81 Juwaan Richard WR
82 Chris Harris WR
83 Blair Van Ess WR
84 Jordan Noskowiak WR
85 Lukas Engel DL
86 Jake Devine P/WR/DB
87 Jacob Anderson WR
88 Tucker Forsgren TE
89 Eric Wunrow TE
90 Jake Schaper DL
91 Zachary Herbst DE
92 Mario Stephens DL
93 Jake Wirsching DL/LS
95 Nicholas Niemi DE/TE
97 Mitchell Elbe DL
98 Daniel Tuckett Jr. DE
98b Noah Meyer DE
99 Alex Hoffman DL
Full Roster
2015
Roster
Jesse Hein

#78 Jesse Hein

POSITION OL
HEIGHT 6-0
WEIGHT 314
YEAR-LETTERS Jr-2L
HOMETOWN Perham, Minn. (Perham HS)

2016 (Sr): Selected as team captain... The Beaver offense ranked second in total offense (523.8) and ranked first in the NSIC for scoring offense totaling 547 points and averaging 45.6 per game... Finished third in both rushing yards per game (230.2) and passing yards per game (293.7)... Third in the conference in 4th-down conversions (54.2%)... Played in the 2016 Mineral Water Bowl game where the Beavers beat Washburn 36-23, being the first team in program history to win a post-season game... Named to the 2016 Tyrant Scouting's Honorable Mentions List, 2016 NSIC North Division All-Conference First Team Offense, 2016 Don Hansen NCAA All-super Region Three Second Team Offense, and the 2016 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America Team.

2015 (Jr): Was named to the 2015 NSIC North Division All-Conference First Team Offense and the 2015 Don Hansen All-Super Region 3 Third Team Offense... Played in 11 games as the center for the Beavers… Bemidji State’s offense ranked seventh with 30.9 points per game and 10th with 411.2 total yards per game... Offensive line unit finished in the top 10 in first downs per game (6th, 22.3), rushing offense (7th, 190.9 per game), third-down conversions (9th, 40%) and passing offense (9th, 220.3 per game).

2014 (So): Started all 11 games at center after returning from a season ending injury in 2013.

2013 (Fr): Started the first nine games at center before missing the final two games due to injury.
    The Beavers finished eighth in the NSIC in rushing, averaging 169.2 yards per game. The line cleared the way for the third-best running back in the league, in senior Avery Walker, All-NSIC North First Team, as he totaled 1,314 rushing yards (119.5 ypg) on 263 attempts. Walker rushed for more than 100-yards six times, while running past 150 yards on four occasions, which included a 265-yard performance at University of Minnesota Crookston Oct. 5. The mark ranks fourth on BSU’s single-game list and settled in at 12th in NCAA Division II in 2013. As a team, the Beavers finished the regular season as the least penalized team in the NSIC, which ranked sixth nationally (41-323 yards).

2012 (RS): Redshirted.

Prior to BSU: Hein earned five varsity letters and was a decorated lineman at Perham High School... As a senior he earned Associated Press All-State Honorable Mention honors and was named Heart O’Lakes Conference Most Valuable Defensive Lineman after leading the team with 82 tackles (60 solo)... Posted 11 tackles for loss and forced one fumble for a Yellowjackets squad that made a state appearance after winning the Class AAA section championship in 2011... As a junior was named all-state honorable mention and the conference’s most valuable offensive lineman... Hein is a three-time all-conference performer for the Yellowjackets and has helped guide Perham High School to three section championships and three state appearances... Named captain his junior and senior seasons... A section champion and state performer in wrestling... Earned five varsity letters in wrestling and is also an all-conference baseball player... A Triple A School Winner (Arts, Academics, Athletics), Hein is a member of the National Honor Society and is a letter winner in choir.   

Personal: Born Sept. 21, 1993 in Fergus Falls, Minn... Son of Terry and Tracy Hein... Proposed elementary education major with minor in coaching... Father played football at North Dakota State College of Science and mother was a volleyball player at University of North Dakota... Brother of redshirt-freshman quarterback Jordan Hein.

Career Highs: Solo Tackles: 1 vs Sioux Falls (9/13/14).

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